Rooftop Farm at Uncommon Ground, Edgewater is an open-air event space located in Chicago, IL. Famed for being the country’s first organic rooftop farm, this tranquil setting boasts stunning city views and a wide range of plants. Lending a dash of rustic charm to urban Edgewater, this distinctive eatery can set the scene for social and business events.
Able to host up to 125 guests, Rooftop Bar is defined by its wholesome vibe. Replete with flowers, organic plants, and herbs, this farm is sure to impress your guests. Partygoers will note the abundance of earthboxes, plant pots that are used for food production. Ideal for summertime celebrations, this bar is the perfect place to watch the sun go down. Visitors can enjoy a pint of organic beer while marveling at the iconic Chicago skyline. As a unique touch, the roof is also home to two beehives.
At Uncommon Ground, the staff strives to create authentic, farm-to-table dining and drinking experiences. Maintained by expert farmer Allison, Rooftop Farm can accommodate wedding ceremonies, corporate get-togethers, and birthday parties. Their seasonal menu features an array of natural, healthy dishes, such as pumpkin gnocchi and sustainable salmon. Greenstar Brewery, the venue’s affiliated brewery, offers a variety of organic beers, including Black Currant Kolsch and Skyrocket Vixen.